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APC sacks Gombe State exco

01 September 2016, 16:25

Abuja - The  National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday announced the dissolution of its Executive Committee in Gombe State.

A statement released by the party’s National Secretary, Mai Bala Buni in Abuja, said the decision was taken following “irreconcilable differences” at the top hierarchy of the state chapter.

The party said it adduced from testimonies from the State Executive Committee members that the internal crises led to the creation of factions.

“The National Working Committee of our Party in exercise of its powers contained in Article 13.4 (xvi & xvii) of the Party’s Constitution resolves as follows:

Also read: APC suspends 3 chieftains

“Accept the resignation of Karu Ishaya and Sallau Manu Pindiga as State Deputy Chairman and State Secretary respectively.

“Relieve Barr. Muhammad Magaji Doho and Barr. Dauda Manu as State Chairman and State Legal Adviser respectively.

“Both decisions in “1” and “2” takes effect from 31st August, 2016.”

NWC also approved a list of Caretaker Officers to fill the vacant offices for a period of three months in the first instance.

The Caretaker Officers include, Hon. Lawan Shetima – State Chairman, Capt. Bala Jibrin – State Deputy Chairman, Sule Yakubu – State Secretary and Barr. Joseph William – Legal Adviser.

- News 24


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